BODYTRAFFIC

Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston
November 16, 2019
8:00 pm
November 17, 2019
3:00 pm

Los Angeles‒based BODYTRAFFIC is internationally recognized for its high-caliber work, blending contemporary, jazz, and ballet. Founded in 2007 by Lillian Rose Barbeito and Tina Finkelman Berkett, the company performs a wide range of provocative dance commissioned from today’s most dynamic choreographers. Its program features Boston premieres including Resolve by Wewolf, George & Zalman by Ohad…

TriNethra – the third eye festival of dance

Scottish Rites Masonic Museum & Library
November 16, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A two evening festival that promotes dancers and their dance and quite literally “open the third eye” towards dance appreciation. November 15, 2019 6:45pm be mesmerized by Sessi Adepalli & Maya Bhat, Akriti School, two young upcoming dancers in the classical style of Kathak ACT 1 – 7:15pm be swayed by the elaborately dramatic Kathakali…

Movement That Moves You

Boston University Dance Theater
November 16, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
November 17, 2019
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Project31 Dance Company will take the stage for its season opener, Movement That Moves You. Performed by Project31’s professional company and apprentice training program, Movement That Moves You will feature the choreography of Artistic Director, Kenzie Finn and a new work by guest choreographer, Theo Martinez. Project31 invites you to experience a power-packed evening of…

5 Alive!

The Dance Complex
November 16, 2019
8:00 pm

Alive Dance Collective celebrates its 5th year of existence! Join us as we present 5 Alive! This evening of contemporary dance will highlight choreography from our past five years, presenting new work alongside old favorites. Proceeds from this show will benefit You Care We Care, a non-profit organization that provides services to children in under-privileged…

Sleeping Beauty Dreams

Orpheum Theatre
November 16, 2019
8:00 pm

Sleeping Beauty Dreams is an unprecedented show in which contemporary dance meets state-of-the-art, real-time avatar-mapping projection technology and contemporary music to create a new kind of multi-dimensional scenic experience. No one has ever explored what the Princess was dreaming while she slept for 100 years. For the first time ever, experience her dreams through real-time…

In “Object” Kairos Dance Theater Explores Feminine Cliches, Gender Stereotypes

Plaza Theater, Boston Center for the Arts
November 16, 2019
8:00 pm
November 17, 2019
3:00 pm

Culminating a four-year development process, KAIROS Dance Theater’s multimedia dance performance “OBJECT.” explores and explodes the objectification and media manipulation of women, focusing on the feminine experience, questions of gender, and the resilience found in survivors of all types. Set to music by Ani DiFranco, Annie Lennox, Beastie Boys, Robert Palmer, Fiona Apple and others,…

Bolshoi Le Corsaire on film

Regal Fenway, AMC South Bay Center, Revere Showcase
November 17, 2019
12:55 pm

Bolshoi Prima Ballerina, the “mesmerizing” Ekaterina Krysanove and Leading Soloist Igor Tsvirko ignite Medora and Conrad’s passion with undeniable intensity. Le Corsaire remains a breathtaking production reworked by Alexei Ratmansky, who has created enough dancing for nearly the entire troupe, along with luxurious cinematic sets and a shipwreck, bringing the magic of this company to…

A Debut Celebration

Peabody Black Box Theatre
November 17, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

New England Ballet Collective presents: A Debut Celebration A brand new dancer run and directed professional ballet company performing diverse original choreography from choreographers including Christopher Fleming, formerly with New York City Ballet, Michelle Thompson Ulerich, formerly with Ballet Austin, Rachael Gnatowski, Jasmine Urban, Sarah Grace and Nicole Caruana with performances by NEBC Company Artists.

Baithak: An Intimate Performance of Kathak (north Indian Classical Dance)

Amazing Things Art Center
November 18, 2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Meenakshi Agrawal and the Chhandika Youth Ensemble will be presenting a traditional Kathak baithak you will not want to miss! The word Baithak comes from Baithna, which in Hindi and means ‘to sit’ or to enjoy being an audience member of the art form. This performance will feature live musicians, exhilarating footwork, and expressive storytelling….

Pop-up RISE in Harvard Square

Harvard Square
November 20, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Hosted by New Movement Collaborative, Wonderground Company will present the street duo RISE in Harvard Square, free entrance and all are welcome. RISE “Raise your hand if you came here alone, Raise your hand if your eyes are brown, Raise your hand if you miss someone, Raise your hand if you know what’s happening…” Rise…

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